PCLC 2019

ATTENTION Pastors and Leaders from ALL INDUSTRIES, it's time to FOCUS!  Focus on leadership, finances, relationships, mental health...FOCUS! It is our endeavor that you will leave the Pastors and Church Leaders Conference fully equipped with tools to help you grow and further develop your ministry from the pulpit, to the pews, and to the business offices.
Inspirational and informational general sessions have been planned with you in mind.  These sessions are led by top Pastors and industry leaders in an informal and intimate setting to enhance the pathway to your church's destiny. 

Evening Services will be led by Bishop-Elect Marvin Winans, Bishop Paul Morton, and Dr. E. Dewey Smith!

Join us for the 2019 Pastors and Church Leaders Conference at Greater Grace Temple in Detroit, MI for only $45!

 REGISTER HERE

 

Vendor Space Available

 

Sponsored in part by the new movie OVERCOMERS starring Priscilla Shirer (WAR ROOM)
click to view the OVERCOMER TRAILER

Conference Schedule

Wednesday

4:00 PM:  Registration Opens in Vision Hall

7:30 PM - 9:30 PM:  Evening Service
Speaker: Bishop-Elect Marvin Winans
Musical Guests: The Perfecting Church Choir

Thursday

8:00 AM: Registration Opens in Vision Hall

8:30 AM: Continental Breakfast

9:00 AM - 10:15 AM: General Session
Bishop Charles Ellis III - Journeys

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM: Breakout Sessions
Ellis Liddell: Money Matters - The Prayers and Secrets of Jabez

The Seven Keys to Building Wealth - This session will explore biblical principles to building and enhancing your personal, church and congregational wealth

Ray Washington (Church Security): Stay Woke - We Watch While You Pray
Security topics to protect your congregation will be covered, such as how to handing church disturbances, transgender members, who are allowed to carry firearms in church, security for children’s ministries, handling personal protection orders and much more.

Asst. Pastor Howard Stirgus: Addiction is Real: Ministering to the Hidden Treasures
How to build an effective ministry for those in your community who have been victimized by and are recovering from alcohol and drug addictions.

Pastor Spencer and Lady Tracey Ellis: Balancing Act: Then Versus Now
Real talk about relationships from both the male and female perspective. How to balance your time between the church, your family and your home.  This session will benefit both men and women in leadership as well as aspiring leaders and couples.

Gayle Brown: Dance Ministry - His Message, New Methods
Ways to develop and maintain an effective liturgical dance ministry. (Please bring dance/workout clothes for day sessions and dance garments and praise instruments for evening services)

11:45 AM - 12:45 PM: Breakout Sessions
Min. Deerico Loyd: Music Ministry Panel
Music Ministry discussion featuring Pastor Mark Holloway, Pastor Samuel Berry, Darrin Patterson, Roderick Edwards

Bishop Don Shelby, Burning Bush International Ministries: Leadership

Pastor Kimberly Ray: Intercession and Fervent Prayer

Deborah Glass: Entrepreneurs Ministry

12:45 PM - 1:45 PM: Lunch
Lunch is available in the CHE3 Banquet Hall and Food Trucks are available outdoors

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM: Breakout Sessions
Pastor Welton T. Smith: I Hate This Church
How to have an engaging ministry for the Millennials

Minister Ladonna Combs: Informed Faith-based  Domestic Violence  Prevention
Ways to prevent domestic violence in a faith-based setting.

Alvin Slaughter: Retirees Ministry

Activities to involve and keep your retirees engaged both spiritually and naturally.

Charles Clifton, Burning Bush International Ministries Armor Bearer - Sons, Servants or Slaves?
Ministering as an armor bearer

James Edwards, Assoc. Pastor of Outreach and Earlene Edwards, Asst. Pastor of Prison Ministry: Returning Citizens
Ministering to "returning citizens" who are or were locked up, but not locked out!

Roberta Phillips, Asst. Pastor and Marcus McGrew, Assoc. Pastor: From the Pew to the Pool 

Being empowered by the Holy Ghost in the Birthing Process. 

Sherrice White Johnson, Minister: Depression and Mental Health in the Church
The Stigma, The Struggle, The Shame, The Silent Cry.  How to recognize the signs and win the war within.

Gayle Brown: Dance Ministry - Dance and Illustrated Sermons
Dancing within an illustrated sermon. (Please bring dance/workout clothes for day sessions and dance garments and praise instruments for evening services)

3:30 PM - 5:30 PM: Movie Premier - OVERCOMER
Synopsis:  Life changes overnight for coach John Harrison when his high school basketball team’s state championship dreams are crushed under the weight of unexpected news. When the largest manufacturing plant in town suddenly shuts down and hundreds of families begin moving away, John must come to grips with the challenges facing his family and his team. Urged by the school’s principal to fill-in and coach a sport he doesn’t know or like, John is frustrated and questioning his worth… until he crosses paths with a student struggling with her own journey.

Filled with a powerful mix of faith, a twist of humor, and a ton of heart, the Kendrick Brothers return to theaters with OVERCOMER, their newest feature following FACING THE GIANTSFIREPROOFCOURAGEOUS, and the #1 box-office hit, WAR ROOM. The inspiring family film stars Alex Kendrick, Priscilla Shirer, Shari Rigby, Cameron Arnett, and introduces Aryn Wright-Thompson. 

Opening nationwide on August 23, OVERCOMER dares to leave you filled with hope, inspired to dream, and asks the question: what do you allow to define you?

7:30 PM - 9:30 PM:  Evening Service
Speaker: Bishop Paul Morton
Musical Guests: Lisa Page Brooks 

Friday

 8:30 AM: Continental Breakfast

 9:00 AM - 10:15 AM: General Session
Dr. E. Dewey Smith, House of Hope, Atlanta, GA - Leadership for All

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM: Breakout Sessions
Kelontae Gavin: Worship is A Lifestyle
This session is for pastors, music ministry leaders and congregants.  You will gain a deeper understanding of the significance of corporate worship.

E. L. Branch: Homeletics
Pastors and Ministers will learn about the art of preaching and writing sermons.

Sherrice White Johnson, Minister: Depression and Mental Health in the Church
The Stigma, The Struggle, The Shame, The Silent Cry.  How to recognize the signs and win the war within.

Tracey Ellis, First Lady, Citadel of Praise: Business Practices

Crisette Ellis, First Lady, Greater Grace Temple: Building A Successful Women's Ministry
This workshop is designed to help you if you are ready to turn your Women's Day into a Women's Ministry. Learn how to build a successful ministry that addresses the natural and spiritual needs of women in your church. You are guaranteed to come away with ideas ready to keep your women engaged.

Deborah Glass: Entrepreneurs Ministry

Vanessa Robinson, Assoc. Pastor - Drive-Thru Prayer

Tips for starting and implementing a Drive-Thru Prayer Ministry

Isiah Mickel, Assoc. Pastor Youth Ministry: Millennial Focused - What Are Millennials Saying About My Church?
Understanding the importance of maintaining programming necessary to minister to and engage the youth in your church.

11:45AM - 12:45 PM: Breakout Sessions
Joy Miller: Social Media

How to properly use social media to promote your church

Dr. Eddie Conner: Leadership

Sandra Riley, Evangelist: Leadership: The Upgrade
Leadership strategies to impact the present generation.  This session will provide a takeaway action plan for implementing change in your leadership style.

Asst. Pastor Howard Stirgus: Addiction is Real: Ministering to the Hidden Treasures
How to build an effective ministry for those in your community who have been victimized by and are recovering from alcohol and drug addictions.

Ray Washington (Church Security): Stay Woke - We Watch While You Pray
Security topics to protect your congregation will be covered, such as how to handing church disturbances, transgender members, who are allowed to carry firearms in church, security for children’s ministries, handling personal protection orders and much more.

Alvin Slaughter: Retirees Ministry
Activities to involve and keep your retirees engaged both spiritually and naturally.

Minister Ladonna Combs: Funding Your Ministry for Prevention on a Federal Level
Ways to get Federal funding for your domestic violence prevention programs. 

12:45 PM - 1:45 PM: Lunch
Lunch is available in the CHE3 Banquet Hall and Food Trucks are available outdoors

1:45 PM - 3:00 PM: General Session
Real Talk Kim, Church of the Harvest, Fayetteville, Georgia: Leadership 

3:00 PM - 3:30 PM: Drive Thru Prayer Demonstration
The Greater Grace Ministerial Alliance will demonstrate how cars literally drive-in for prayer throughout the summer months.

7:30 PM - 9:30 PM:  Evening Service
Speaker: Dr. E. Dewey Smith, House of Hope, Atlanta, GA
Musical Guest: Kelontae Gavin

 REGISTER HERE

 

Vendor Space Available

 

Sponsored in part by the new movie OVERCOMERS starring Priscilla Shirer (WAR ROOM)
click to view the OVERCOMER TRAILER

Recommended Hotels

Round Trip Shuttles will run from the following hotels to the conference venue.

The Westin Southfield

1500 Town Center Blvd.; Southfield, MI 48075
$139 (single, double, triple, quad)
Free WiFi for Marriot Bonvoy Members
Complimentary self-parking; $25 valet parking
On-site lounge, restaurant; Room service available

Click to reserve: Westin - Southfield
Cutoff Date to reserve: Tuesday, Apr 16, 2019

  

 

 

 Marriott Detroit Southfield

27033 Northwestern Highway; Southfield, MI 48033
$119 (King); $119 Double-Double
Complimentary Full American Breakfast Buffet
Free WifI, Free parking
Limited service restaurant and “corner market” on-site

Click to reserve:  Marriott Southfield
Cutoff Date to reserve: Tuesday, Apr 23, 2019

 


 Comfort Suites Southfield

249977 Northwestern Highway; Southfield, MI 48076
From $120 for King or $125 for Double Queen
Complimentary expanded continental breakfast buffet
Free WiFI, free parking
Business center, Fitness center
Indoor heated pool and whirlpool

Guest rooms feature:
Microwave and refrigerator, USB ports
Sofa sleeper (some rooms)


Click to reserve: Comfort Inn - Southfield

King suite

 

Trailer: Overcomer

 

Synopsis:  Life changes overnight for coach John Harrison when his high school basketball team’s state championship dreams are crushed under the weight of unexpected news. When the largest manufacturing plant in town suddenly shuts down and hundreds of families begin moving away, John must come to grips with the challenges facing his family and his team. Urged by the school’s principal to fill-in and coach a sport he doesn’t know or like, John is frustrated and questioning his worth… until he crosses paths with a student struggling with her own journey.

Filled with a powerful mix of faith, a twist of humor, and a ton of heart, the Kendrick Brothers return to theaters with OVERCOMER, their newest feature following FACING THE GIANTSFIREPROOFCOURAGEOUS, and the #1 box-office hit, WAR ROOM. The inspiring family film stars Alex Kendrick, Priscilla Shirer, Shari Rigby, Cameron Arnett, and introduces Aryn Wright-Thompson. 

Opening nationwide on August 23, OVERCOMER dares to leave you filled with hope, inspired to dream, and asks the question: what do you allow to define you?

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